Mother's day; a day early.

We decided to celebrate part of Mother's day a day early.
I hate going to restaurants when they are crowded and busy,
so we dressed up a bit and went out for a fancy brunch today.
I had an Italian margarita omelet; fluffy eggs filled with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes and fresh basil.
Mmmmmmm! Yummy!

Grant took this photo of me and Levi today and I just love it!
One thing I won't miss about Vegas, the ugly cement block walls in the backyards,
they remind me of a prison yard. Yuck!


After brunch and some play time for the kiddos we went to a nearby furniture store.
I really love this table I saw. It is a great inspiration piece for me.
I plan on selling my kitchen table and chairs before we move and hope to make over a craigslist or garage sale piece in Illinois.
I really like the combo of weathered gray wood on top and white legs on the bottom.


I want to thank all of you soooooo much for your camera suggestions!
You guys always come through for me!
I did get a new one and these are photos straight out of the box of a fully open flower from
my pomegranate tree.
I need to read the instructions soon (boooooring!)


I hope all of you have a wonderful Mother's day!!!!

14 comments:

  1. Happy Mothers Day Lisa~ what a darling picture of your and your sweet little man! :)

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  2. Happy Mothers' Day to you too!! Wonderful picture! And your photos are wonderful!
    Enjoy your day of rest and relaxation.
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  3. Now thats one you are going to want to frame!
    So precious and what a story that tells :)
    Im not one for busy restaurants either...I would just as soon go on a picnic :)
    I love that table and chair set..I agree with you that the colour of wood next to those white legs is strikingly beautiful!
    Happy Mothers Day to you!!

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  4. And to you as well, Happy Mother's Day

    Pattie

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  5. Happy Mother's Day! Sweet sweet photo of you and your son :) Jeff and I lived in IL for most of our lives. You will love how green it is there. I miss it.
    Blessings...

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  6. Hi Lisa! I hope you are enjoying your day today too my friend! That photo of you & Levi is so, so sweet! Girl, you really made me laugh out loud with your comment about the cement block wall! I guess I didn't even notice it because it's what I see everyday too! From my prison yard to yours, Happy Mother's Day!

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  7. Awwww, your little guy looks so adorable looking up at you! We celebrated a day early also, my husband works Sunday thru Thursday but I agree with you, everything is much less busy!

    Happy Mother's Day:)

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  8. Happy Mother's Day Lisa!
    Such a cute photo of you and your adorable son. :)
    - Susan

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  9. What a lovely photo Lisa. I love it.

    Happy Mother's Day!

    hugs
    Sissie

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  10. ~Happy Mothers Day!~ Love the photo it is so precious~ Hugs, Rachel :)

    French Farmhouse 425

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  11. Happy Mother's Day! Great picture of you and your son. And I love your dress!

    By the way, I had to laugh after reading what you wrote about your husband buying Shape magazine. I would have responded in the SAME EXACT way. But you both joke about it now right??? :)

    Thanks again for leaving such a sweet note on my blog!
    Emily

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  12. What a great pic of you two! So adorable.
    I think we're on the same brain wave - I'm thinking about the weathered wood/white combo for a table too - isn't that funny?
    I hope you had a lovely celebration xo

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  13. I am so glad that you had a wonderful Mothers Day, what a sweet picture of you and Levi. I am like you, I don't like crowds and think that that was a great idea to go a day early. :) I hope you enjoyed your actual Mothers Day as well! :)

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